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Fantasy railway sculpture begins national tour at Locomotion in Shildon.
Ambitious plans for the future of Locomotion in Shildon have been announced, celebrating Shildon’s railway heritage ahead of the Stockton and Darlington Railway’s bicentenary in 2025.
Pacer No. 142001 will join the museum’s collection as an example of recent railway history.
More than 3,500 people visited the Shildon Gala, a special event at Locomotion in Shildon to mark the museum’s 15th birthday.
Steam enthusiasts in the region are in for a treat this summer as Locomotion in Shildon hosts a special visit from world-famous A3 class locomotive no. 60103 Flying Scotsman.
Staff and volunteers at Locomotion in Shildon are celebrating the completion of a five-year project to restore 2HAP carriage no. 4308—thought to be Britain’s busiest surviving rail vehicle.
The astronaut’s capsule went on a 20-month tour of England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales presented by Samsung and Science Museum Group.
Experts in early railway history are heading to Locomotion in Shildon this month to investigate a mysterious, ‘unnamed’ engine as part of a new research project.